Wednesday, 23 August 2017

The University of Queensland (UQ) Scholarships 2017

The University of Queensland (UQ) is offering postgraduate (PhD) research scholarships for Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens as well as International students. These UQ scholarships are offered for those applicants who want to seek their PhD study at The University of Queensland and the University of Exeter in Australia.
Field of Study / Subjects
Successful candidates will have a strong academic background and track record to undertake research projects based in one of the three themes of:
  • Physical Activity and Nutrition
  • Healthy Ageing
  • Environmental Sustainability
Number of Scholarships
10 generous, fully-funded scholarships are available, 5 offered by the University of Exeter and 5 by the University of Queensland
Duration of Scholarship
The duration of the postgraduate (PhD) research program is three (3) years
Scholarship Description / Details
  • A living stipend of $27,082 plus tuition fees
  • A travel grant of AUD $8,500 per annum
  • A training grant of AUD $3,000
Eligibility Criteria
To be eligible applicant must:
  • Be studying full-time and onshore in Australia or the UK
  • Be nominated by an enrolling school or institute at UQ
  • Be assessed by the Graduate School as meeting all conditions for admission to the research higher degree program
  • Not hold a qualification at the same or a higher level than the research higher degree program you are undertaking
  • Not be receiving a living allowance award, scholarship or salary providing a benefit greater than 75% of the RTP Scholarship living allowance rate to undertake the research higher degree program
  • Not be receiving a Commonwealth funded tuition fee scholarship
How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required
Contact us:
  • UQ Graduate School
  • Email:
Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 11th September (annual)
Official Website: To find further info, just go the following link



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